Andhra Pradesh News on January 19, 2013
January 19, 2013 - Hyderabad
- The Ministers from the Coastal and Rayalaseema regions have met at the residence of Ports and Investments Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao in Hyderabad. Erasu Pratap Reddy, Kondru Murali, Sailajanath are among the ministers who attended the discussions. The Ministers will leave to New Delhi day after tomorrow to impress upon the high command on the importance of keeping the State united.
- Telugu Desam senior leader Yanamala Ramakrishnudu said that the party stands by the letter given at the all-party meeting on the Telangana issue in New Delhi last month. Responding to the TDP Seemandhra leaders voicing their opinions against the Telangana state, Yanamala said that they are their personal opinion and not that of the party's.
- Telangana Congress MP Ponnam Prabhakar suggested the Seemandhra leaders to stop sabotaging the Telangana state formation. Speaking to media at Gandhi Bhavan in Hyderabad, Ponnam Prabhakar questioned the Seemandhra leaders as to why they have not spoken when thousands of people sacrificed their lives for the Telangana issue.
- The Communist Party of India is staging a dharna at the Indira Park in Hyderabad. Leaders from TRS, TDP and Telangana Political JAC are also participating in the protests. CPI national secretary Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy will also be present at the dharna.